Members who join this club will have the opportunity to work on a whole new skill set by using the XYZmaker to create their very own 3D model. By using hard concentration skills, geometric figures, and mathematical skills they can bring their imagination to life.
As you play Freerice and answer questions correctly, banner ads from our sponsors appear on your screen. The money generated from these sponsors is then donated to the World Food Programme, who use it to help the world reach zero hunger. In the game, these donations are represented with grains of rice. The amount of ... Read more
https://www.bgca.org/programs/education/summer-brain-gain All Ages Summer Brain Gain is comprised of one-week modules with fun, themed activities for elementary school, middle school and high school students that are aligned with common core anchor standards. In addition, Summer Brain Gain: Read!, a literacy program, complements the larger Summer Brain Gain curriculum.
While learning to code, imitating algorithmic processes, and designing original technologies, members build key social and emotional skills like teamwork, perseverance and the ability to identify and solve problems. During the “Hour of Code” youth are exposed to computer science through accessible, drag and drop coding and games.
Session 3, Wednesdays 4:00pm-5:00pm
STEM Challenge Kits will involve a variety of different challenges for members to read about, plan, and then enforce their plan to engineer whatever it is in their chosen challenge. They will have the opportunity to communicate with their team members and bounce ideas off of one another.
Tuesday and Thursday 4-5 - Session 2
The Ultimate Journey is the environmental component of BGCA’s STEM suite of programs. Through fun, hands on activities, it promotes an interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. Exposure to STEM activities is critical during the ages of 9-13 when Club members’ natural curiosities drive interest and build capacity for success in these disciplines.
Create a fun learning game in minutes – we call these ‘kahoots’. You can make a series of multiple choice questions. The format and number of questions are entirely up to our members.